Take funges and pare hem clene, and dyce hem; take leke and shrede hym small, and do hym to seeþ in gode broth. Colour it with safroun, and do þerinne powdour fort. (Forme of Cury)

Take mushrooms and trim them and dice them; take leeks and shred them small, and seethe them in good broth. Colour with saffron and add in powder fort.

  • 4 cups vegetable broth (made without bread crumbs)
  • 8 oz. (2 ½ cups) sliced mushrooms
  • 2 cups leeks, sliced
  • ¼ tsp. each ground cloves and pepper
  • pinch saffron

Place mushrooms, leeks, and broth in pot; bring to a boil. Reduce to simmer and add spices. Cook until tender.

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